October 17, 2021 - July 08, 2007
Of McCandless. Thomas found peace with God on July 8, 2007. He is the beloved husband of Dolores (Marsh) McKenna. Father of Thomas (Kathy) McKenna, John (Jackie) McKenna, David (Mary Ann) McKenna and Nancy McKenna (Dave) Sheehan. He is the grandfather of Michael, Robbie, John, Sarah, Ben, and Maura. He is the great-grandfather of David. Brother of Alberta Wolfe. Tom was born and raised in the Carmichaels are. He graduated from Cumberland High School in 1941. He attended the Dana School of Music and then served in the US Army 11th Airborne Division during the Korean War. After an honorable discharge from the Army he attended Waynesburg College and graduated in 1961 with a BS in Elementary Ed. He was a teacher at North Allegheny School District for thirty years. His love of music kept him active in the St. Teresa Players, McKeesport Little Theater, Assumption Theater Guild, RMC Independents and the North Star Players. He once sang in the Civic Light Opera and was a member of the American Legion Post 0161 in Wexford.
Friends received Tuesday 7-9PM and Wednesday 2-4 7-9PM at T.B. Devlin Funeral Home, 806 Perry Hwy., North Hills. Mass of Christian Burial will be at St. Teresa on Thursday 10AM.